Your discharge process will take approximately 3 hours if you are paying cash or, it will take over 5 hours if you are availing cashless since your bill will need to be approved by a third party. You can check your interim bill and ask for any clarification at the IPD billing desk even a day before, to avoid any last-minute delay.
In the case of Mediclaim, your bill will be sent to TPA/ insurance company for final approval. As per the final approval, you will be requested to make the bill settlement.
The billing department will update the bill and explain the particulars of the final bill. You will be requested to make the final bill settlement. Once the treating consultant advises for discharge, the concerned nurse will inform the billing desk.